Arrested 77-year-old colleague accused of treason, Russian scientist


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Lefortovo court of Moscow was placed under house arrest by the officer of the Central research Institute of machine building (TsNIIMash) Sergey Meshcheryakov on suspicion of treason. About this “Interfax” reported the press Secretary of the court Xenia Pervoklashek.

According to her, the measure of restraint was elected for a period of 30 days, i.e. until 3 September. The decision the court made on 4 July, but became aware of it on July 15. Him filed an appeal. Details of the criminal case is unknown, as it contains materials classified as “secret”.

According to TsNIIMash, Meshcheryakov is a senior researcher.

Mescheryakov 77 years, said the TV channel “360”. He takes on the case of treason, which was initiated in July 2017 in respect of the researcher of the Institute of Viktor Kudryavtsev. Now the last 75 years.

5 June it was reported about the arrest of Roman Kovalev, who headed the Central heat exchange and Paris (CTA), the Institute, and was chief of Kudryavtseva.

Kudryavtseva was detained in July 2018. The FSB accused him of passing secret information about the hypersonic technology to be used in combat missile systems “Dagger” and “avant-garde”. Protection of the scientist argues that the exchange of information was in the framework of the joint project of the Ministry of defense and the Background of Karmanovskaya Institute for fluid dynamics in Belgium. The scientist was not formally admitted to the information constituting state secrets.

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